Exceptional Families Meeting

Posted on 04. Apr, 2017 by in Advocacy, Community, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral

                                       Exceptional Families Meeting                                        Selene Johnson from ABC of NC Thursday, April 27, 2017 Dinner at 5:30 PM Meeting and Childcare 6:00-8:00 PM Little Creek Recreation Center 610 Foxcroft Dr. Winston-Salem, NC 27103 April is Autism Awareness Month.  Selene Johnson from ABC of NC will join us to talk about billing Insurance for Autism […]

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April is National Autism Awareness Month

Posted on 03. Apr, 2017 by in Community, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral

The first National Autism Awareness Month was declared by the Autism Society in April 1970. The aim of this month is educate the public about autism. Autism is a complex mental condition and developmental disability, characterized by difficulties in the way a person communicates and interacts with other people. Autism can be be present from […]

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Vets Coffee update 2/21/2017

Posted on 21. Feb, 2017 by in Community, Community Education & Awareness, Peer Support

Vets Coffee update 2/21/2017 Unless otherwise noted, Veterans Coffees begin at 8:30 and end at 10:30 am.   Don Timmons, Veteran, Army, 1969 & 1970 Hospice & Palliative CareCenter and Rowan Hospice & Palliative Care Community Partnership and Veterans Outreach Coordinator – 336 331-1309 ——————————————– February 23 (this Thursday) Vets Coffee in King at the […]

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February American Heart Month

Posted on 08. Feb, 2017 by in Advocacy, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral, News

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States. Every year, 1 in 4 deaths are caused by heart disease. The good news? Heart disease can often be prevented when people make healthy choices and manage their health conditions. Communities, health professionals, and families can work together to […]

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Don’t say “Yes” – Just hang up

Posted on 01. Feb, 2017 by in Community, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral, News

Don’t say “Yes” – Just hang up Sometimes all a crook needs from you is one word – “Yes.” With a tape recording of your voice saying it, a scammer can add charges to your phone bill or take other actions to steal your money. And when you protest that you never authorized the charges, […]

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Low-Income Energy Assistance (LIEAP)

Posted on 12. Jan, 2017 by in Advocacy, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral, News

The Low-Income Energy Assistance program gives families a one-time payment to help pay their heating bills. The funds are paid directly to the heating vendor. Families must meet all of the following: Household must meet an income test. Household must be responsible for its heating bills. Household cannot have resources over $2,200. Household must include […]

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Veterans Coffees Schedule

Posted on 17. Nov, 2016 by in Community, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral, News

A great year for our is winding down.  I have enjoyed having Krispy Kreme doughnuts and coffee with everyone.  There are a few things I want to let you know about today.   First, except for the December 7 Pearl Harbor Day 75th Anniversary Remembrance Vets Coffee at Richard Childress Racing we will not be […]

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It’s Time to Vote!

Posted on 07. Nov, 2016 by in Community, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral

It’s time that we exercise our responsibilities as Americans and vote for the candidate that we feel can do the best job. Please look over the platform of the people who are seeking office and see if they have your best interest in mind. Know where they stand on issues that face people with disabilities! […]

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National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Posted on 10. Oct, 2016 by in Advocacy, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral, News

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Disability and Employment

Posted on 10. Oct, 2016 by in Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral

Standing Up for Your Rights At Work is a self-advocacy packet that contains information about your employment rights as a person with a disability, guidelines about how to request a reasonable accommodation at work and a sample letter for putting the request in writing, information about making a discrimination complaint to the Equal Employment Opportunity […]

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